Irish Times: New project to aid those affected by mother-and-baby homes

Women and others whose lives were affected by the mother-and-baby homes, including those forcibly adopted as babies, have been urged to avail of a free service to help them prepare witness statements for the commission of investigation into the homes. Justice for Magdalenes Research (JFMR) and the Adoption Rights Alliance (ARA) have announced a project to offer support to those who wish to make a statement to the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes. Click here to go to the article (external link)

Solicitors Journal: Hogan Lovells works pro bono in Irish Mother and Baby Homes investigation

Independent commission to look into the treatment of unmarried mothers and infant mortality

Independent commission to look into the treatment of unmarried mothers and infant mortality

International firm Hogan Lovells is to provide pro bono support to mothers and adopted people giving evidence to an independent investigation into Irish Mother and Baby Homes.

Working in collaboration with the Adoption Rights Alliance (ARA) and Justice for Magdalenes Research (JFMR), Hogan Lovells lawyers will assist in the preparation of witness statements to be sent to Ireland's Commission of Investigation.

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